Sports Wednesday

Sports Talk for the Medium Fan

About the show

Are you a sports fan, but feel lost when listening to today's sports talk radio? Struggling to keep up with sports stories of the day? Sports Wednesday is the podcast for you. This is sports talk for the medium fan; it's the right amount of sports for the middle of your week. Featuring the Big Man on Campus Pete Brown, basketball legend Matt Longley and live music from the Maestro, Brian Hake.

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Episodes

  • 08.05.20: What stinks? Is it the NBA, MLS, MLB or NHL? Plus Beers and Stadiums! Ice Cream vs. Novelties...BMOC tries to buy the XFL and MLB - what are you doing??

    August 5th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  54 mins 4 secs
    athletics, baltimore, baseball dad, bluejackets, boston red sox, catcher's mask, catholic city, crime, detroit tigers, epa, green monster ale, labatts, miller lite, miller park, milwaukee, minnesota fc, mls, nba, nhl, oakland as's, orlando, philadelphia union, portland timbers, ranger, san diego padres, skulpin, target field, truth, victory

    We catch up on the NBA, MLB, the MLS tournament and the start of the NHL playoffs...plus, can we guess what beers go with what stadiums? Also, BMOC tries to buy the XFL and Coach's rant on accessing the MLB never ends...

  • 07.29.20: Baseball is back! (But for how long?)...Ranking ballpark snacks! MLS knockout round hot takes...And...Release the Kraken! and the weirdo NBA court...

    July 29th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  38 mins 30 secs
    baseball, catchers, cleveland, columbus crew, cracker jack, dodgers, fc cincinnati, hot dogs, houston, lafc, minnesota united, mlb, mls, nachos, nba court, nhl, peanuts, popcorn, real salt lake, seattle kraken, shane bieber, snacks, soft pretzels, white sox

    Baseball is back, but for how long? Ranking great ballpark snacks...Plus, quick takes on the MLS knockout round. And...Release the Kraken! and the weirdo NBA court...

  • 07.15.20: New names for the Washington NFL team! MLS group play hot takes! Defunct pro soccer teams from California! We eat candy! An Atlanta Braves rant + an unusual correction!

    July 15th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  51 mins 36 secs
    atlanta braves, columbus crew, dc, indianapolis, misl, mls, name change, nasl, nfl team, nhra, npr, only a game, pro soccer teams from california, soccer, summernationals, washington, washington dc

    07.15.20: New names for the Washington NFL team! MLS group play hot takes! Defunct pro soccer teams from California! We eat candy! An Atlanta Braves rant + an unusual correction!

  • 07.08.20: Mahomes' Millions! MLS Locks! Coach's Golf-Related Brush with Death...Plus, We Eat Candy: Zagnut Edition, BMOC Mascot Takes and the 2-minute Drill

    July 8th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  40 mins 40 secs

    Hot takes on Patrick Mahome's $475 million dollar deal! We've got your Major League Soccer Locks! Coach's Golf-Related Brush with Death...Plus, We Eat Candy: Zagnut Edition, BMOC Mascot Takes and the 2-minute Drill

  • 07.01.20: Baseball is back! Patriot Cam? BMOC tries a 5th Avenue bar LIVE and Maestro dominates at longshot trivia...Soccer jersey sponsors and the Bundesliga championship

    July 1st, 2020  |  Season 3  |  44 mins 40 secs
    1998, 2 minute drill, acoustic, baseball, basketball, blatz, cam newton, complicated, cpbl, craft, craft beer, craft beer and vinyl, espn, fresh air, gambling, google translate, guitars, highlights, hitting, home run, ipa, ken griffey jr., korean, last dance, little kings, liverpool, locks, manfred, mark mcguire, medium level, michael jordan, miller high life, mlb, mls, nba, nba horse, nfl, nhl, no fans, nostalgic, nwsl, ohio, o’sammy sosa, patriots, pitching, podcast, professional baseball league, radio, records, schlitz, shut down, sports podcast, sports radio, strohs, tennis, tom brady, trivia, vinyl, world cup

    Major Lague Baseball is coming back for a 60 game season and we've got predictions and wild ass guesses...Cam Newton is a Patriot...what does it mean? BMOC tries a 5th Avenue bar and Maestro dominates at longshot trivia...plus Women's Professional Soccer League locks and the 2-minute drill

  • 06.17.20: Will the MLS meet its moment? Talladega, NBA and NHL picks...Long Home Runs, plus Coach breaks up with baseball...

    June 17th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  35 mins 46 secs
    adam dunn, babe ruth, billy mills, boston bruins, bristol, bundesliga, cbj, columbus blue jackets, columbus crew, darryl strawberry, dave kingman, go outside, home runs, jim thome, kbo, kyle busch, lance armstrong, major league soccer, mickey mantle, mls, nascar, nhl, pittsburgh penguins, reggie jackson, running brave, talladega, tampa bay, toronto maple leafs

    06.16.20 We think big things are in store for Major League Soccer, plus we make our NHL and NBA tournament picks, talk Talladega, Dick Trickle, Bristol and NASCAR, Coach sets a new bar in making trivia unnecessarily complicated AND he breaks up with baseball in a totally healthy way.

  • 06.10.20: Sports are (almost) back! We review 'The Last Dance' and talk left-footed kickers and the soul-restoring magic of garage beers...

    June 10th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  36 mins 3 secs
    chicago bulls, cleveland cavaliers, columbus blue jackets, columbus crew, david akers, john kasay, last dance, michael jordan, mlb, mls, morten anderson, nba, nhl, phil jackson, scottie pippen, sebastian janikowski

    06.10.20: Sports are (almost) back! We walk you through the latest MLB, NBA, NHL and MLS plans...plus, we review 'The Last Dance,' talk left-footed kickers and left-footed punters, plus a reflection on the soul-restoring magic of drinking beer in the garage...

  • 05.20.20: Beer! Beer! Beer! Something, something, something, Sports!

    May 20th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  37 mins 54 secs
    baseball, basketball, beer, beer slogans, blatz, brothers, canadien, china, chinese, chinese professional baseball league, complicated, cpbl, craft, craft beer, craft beer and vinyl, def leppard, elo, espn, gambling, google, google translate, guitars, highlights, hitting, horse, ipa, joe jackson, last dance, lions, little kings, locks, mandarin, medium level, michael jordan, mlb, monkeys, nba, nba horse, nfl, nhl, nirvana, no fans, nostalgic, ohio university, old milwaukee, out of the blue, pick em, pitching, podcast, professi, quarantine, radio, records, rolling rock, schlitz, shut down, sports podcast, sports radio, strat, strohs, tickle club, titans, trae young, trivia, turntable, unplugged, vinyl, vinyl records, virus, wine

    05.20.20: A mini-podcast suddenly appears in the middle of our podcast, like a small blossom on a...nevermind. We're talking beer, beer slogans, craft beer, vinyl records and just a wee bit of sports at the end. If medium-level sports talk is too basic for you, this is episode for you!

  • 05.13.20: MLB's proposed season...Punchdancing classics...Unnecessarily complicated MJ Trivia...BMOC's grocery store beef

    May 13th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  53 mins 29 secs
    80s, 80s rock, ace of spades, baseball, classic 80s, danger zone, def leppard, designated hitters, dexy's midnight runners, dh, eye of the tiger, footloose, hair meal, hot rod, john parr, karate kid, last dance, metal, michael jordan, mlb, motorhead, pour some sugar on me, punchdancing, sammy hagar, short season, st. elmo's fire, start me up

    We discuss MLB's proposed 82-game mini-season and put Coach on the spot: would he go to a game...plus, we select some of the greatest punchdancing songs of all time, engage in unnecessarily complicated Michael Jordan trivia and BMOC's got some beef with people at the grocery store.

  • 05.06.20: Don Shula and the '72 Dolphins vs. the '07 Pats...Rocky IV review and boxing card unboxing...BMOC tries 35-year-old gum...Undisputed heavyweight trivia

    May 6th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  52 mins 54 secs
    ali, apollo creed, babe ruth, baseball, basketball, boxing, brothers, buster douglas, champs, china, chinese, chinese professional baseball league, cpbl, craft, craft beer, espn, eye of the tiger, fubon titans, gambling, george foreman, google, google translate, guitars, heavyweight, highlights, hitting, horse, iv, ivan drago, joe frazier, lennon lewis, leon spinx, lions, locks, mandarin, medium level, mike tyson, mlb, monkeys, nba, nba horse, nfl, nhl, no fans, nostalgic, ohio university, pick em, pitching, podcast, professi, quarantine, radio, rakuten monkeys, records, red sox, rocky, russia, shut down, sports podcast, sports radio, strat, sylvester stallone, titans, trae young, trivia, turntable, vinyl, virus, yankees

    05.06.20: Don Shula and the '72 Dolphins vs. the '07 Pats...Rocky IV review and boxing card unboxing...BMOC tries 35-year-old gum...Undisputed heavyweight trivia

  • 04.29.20: NFL Draft recap...Anti-Recommendations...Baseball Skippers who were catchers...and the living, breathing Outside Magazine issue guy checks in...

    April 29th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  39 mins 36 secs
    alabama, athens, baseball, basketball, boston red sox, brothers, canadien football league, chase young, cheaters, china, chinatrust brothers, chinese, chinese professional baseball league, cincinnati bengals, cpbl, craft, craft beer, detroit lions, draft, espn, fubon guardians, fubon titans, gambling, google, google translate, guitars, highlights, hitting, horse, houston astros, joe burrow, kj hill, leather, lions, locks, lsu, mandarin, medium level, miami dolphins, mlb, monkeys, nathan rourke, nba, nba horse, new york giants, nfl, nhl, no fans, nostalgic, ohio state, ohio university, pick em, pitching, pleather, podcast, professi, quarantine, radio, rakuten monkeys, records, roger goddell, sectional couches, shut down, sports podcast, sports radio, strat, taiwan major league, tickle club, titans, trae young, tua, turntable, uni-president lions, vinyl, virus, washington redskins, wei chuan dragons, wine

    04.29.20: NFL Draft recap...KJ Hill a 7th rounder?....Anti-Recommendations...Baseball Skippers who were catchers...and the living, breathing Outside Magazine issue guy checks in...plus Coach moans about the Red Sox and the Astros...

  • 04.22.20: NFL Draft predictions! Card, Board and Video Game Recommendations...Mix up a "Quarantini"...MLB Multi-MVPs...40-yard dash times...plus, nobody likes Roger Goodell (still)

    April 22nd, 2020  |  Season 3  |  52 mins 2 secs
    albert puljols, barry bonds, baseball, basketball, brothers, championship, chicago bulls, china, chinatrust brothers, chinese, chinese professional baseball league, cincinnati bengals, cpbl, craft, craft beer, detroit lions, draft, espn, euchre, fubon guardians, fubon titans, gambling, google, google translate, guitars, highlights, hitting, horse, jimmy foxx, last dance, league, lebron james, lions, locks, mandarin, medium level, miami dolphins, michael jordan, micky mantle, mike schmidt, mlb, monkeys, mvp, nba, nba horse, new york giants, nfl, nhl, no fans, nostalgic, ohio university, pick em, pitching, podcast, professional, quarantine, radio, rakuten monkeys, ray campenella, records, russell, season, shut down, sports podcast, sports radio, strat, taiwan major league, the king, titans, trae young, turntable, uni-president lions, untitled goose game, vinyl, virus, washington redskins, wei chuan dragons, wits and wagers, yogi berra

    04.22.20: NFL Draft predictions! Card, Board and Video Game Recommendations...Mix up a "Quarantini"...MLB Multi-MVPs...40-yard dash times...plus, nobody likes Roger Goodell (still)

  • 04.15.20: Pro Baseball is back (in China)! 80's Sitcom Recommendations, Movie Franchises and Documentaries...plus unnecessarily complicated Bundesliga Baseball trivia, the XFL bankruptcy and more

    April 15th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  44 mins 8 secs
    baseball, basketball, brothers, china, chinatrust brothers, chinese, chinese professional baseball league, chromebooks, cpbl, craft, craft beer, espn, fubon guardians, fubon titans, gambling, gifts, google, google translate, guitars, highlights, hitting, horse, laptop, league, lions, locks, mandarin, medium level, mlb, monkeys, nba, nba horse, nfl, nhl, no fans, nostalgic, ohio university, pick em, pitching, podcast, professional, quarantine, radio, rakuten monkeys, records, russell westbrook, season, shut down, sports podcast, sports radio, strat, taiwan major league, titans, trae young, turntable, uni-president lions, vinyl, virus, wei chuan dragons

    Pro Baseball is back (in China)! 80's Sitcom Recommendations, Movie Franchises and Documentaries...plus unnecessarily complicated Bundesliga Baseball trivia, the XFL bankruptcy and more!

  • 04.08.20: Spring Sports: What are you really missing? Comedian, Spotify and YouTube recs...Caddyshack's staying power...Epic BMOC rant...Lactose Intolerance...Circus Peanuts and more!

    April 8th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  47 mins 31 secs
    al kaline, baseball, caddyshack, cbs sunday morning, demitri martin, djent, gary gulman, jim gaffigan, lactose intolerant, lewis center, marc maron, march madness, nemesis, running, spotify, spread eagle, tall sean, the masters

    04.08.20: Spring Sports: What are you really missing? We have new recommendations in Comedians, Spotify and YouTube channels...plus: Caddyshack's staying power...and Epic BMOC rant...and the connection between Lactose Intolerance...and cocaine...Also: Coach reconsiders Circus Peanuts...

  • 04.02.20: We talk with Voice of the Bobcats RUSS EISENSTEIN!!! The Big Cheese! Quarantine Recommendations! Best Unsung Metal Album of 1990! The Battle of Balls Bluff!! and more...

    April 1st, 2020  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 11 mins
    abbott labs, ball state, baseball, basketball, battelle, big man on campus, bobcats, broadcaster, byron scott, campbell's soup, chicago, chris paul, coach, college, comiskey park, craft, craft beer, curly neal, duke, emeralds, euchre, eugene oregon, football, gin, goose, grilled cheese, harlem, harlem globetrotters, hockey, illinois state, locks, maestro, meadowlark lemon, mensa, milwaukee brewers, minnesota twins, mlb, mls, mustaches, nba, netflix, new orleans, nfl, nhl, nostalgic, ohio, ohio university, oklahoma city, old men, pelicans, pig, quarantine, roger goddell, russ eisenstein, salukis, shut down, silver lining, soccer, sopranos, super jock, tomato soup, turntable, two minute drill, university of kentucky, vinyl records, virus, voice, walks

    The Voice of the Ohio Bobcats Russ Eisenstein joins us to talk OU sports, sports broadcasting, the old school Brew Crew and the Big Cheese...plus quarantine recommendations...the best unsung metal album of 1990...and the inside scoop on the Battle of Balls Bluff...

  • 03.25.20: Dancin' in the Streets with Buccaneer Brady...Hidden Gems on Netflix...the Rise of Maestro's Rant and the Rams Garbage Logo

    March 25th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  42 mins 31 secs
    2 minute drill, agents, band, baseball, basketball, bmoc, boxing, buccaneers, candy, candy bars, cleveland indians, clint eastwood, coach, concert, cool runnings, copycat, craft, craft beer, dancing in the street, david bowie, fifth avenue, free agent, gem, good times, jackie chan, jerry maguire, jerry rice, jigsaw, joe namath, karate kid, locks, logo, los angeles, maestro, march madness, medium, michl jordan, mick jagger, million dollar baby, mindhunter, mlb, movie, nba, netflix, new england, new york, nfl, nhl, nostalgic, ny giants, ny mets, olympics, patrick’s day, patriots, phantagram, plague, podcast, postponed, puzzles, quarantine, quarterback, rams, rants, records, return, rocky, rocky iv, science, seattle seahawks, shut down, snoop dogg, snoop lion, spanish flu, sports, sports movies, sports wednesday, summer games, tampa bay, the dirty nil, tom brady, tom cruise, turntable, vinyl, virus, washington wizards, wednesday, weird science, wes unsled, white sox.willie mays, wrong

    With BMOC out, Coach and Maestro talk Brady and Bucs and other somehow wrong mashups, plus hidden gems on Netflix, Maestro reviews The Rise of Skywalker and Coach has some harsh words for the LA Rams.